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Dorothea RauhutAge: 54 years18421896

Name
Dorothea Rauhut
Given names
Dorothea
Surname
Rauhut
Birth October 9, 1842 25 21
Birth of a half-sisterCaroline Thomas
about 1845 (Age 2 years)
Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848 (Age 3 years)
Note: The Mexican-American War was an armed conflict between the United States of America and the United Mexican States from 1846 to 1848 in the wake of the 1845 U.S. annexation of Texas, which Mexico considered part of its territory despite the 1836 Texas Revolution - http://goo.gl/dGxJ1k
Birth of a half-sisterAnna Rosina Thomas
August 5, 1856 (Age 13 years)
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 14 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza - http://goo.gl/XVwD6F
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 18 years)

Note: In the spring of 1861, tensions between the northern and southern United States over issues including state's right versus federal authority, westward expansion and slavery exploded into the American Civil War - http://goo.gl/ETtxkC
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 24 years)
Note: The Alaska Purchase was the purchase of 586,412 square miles of new territory by the United States from the Russian Empire (a bargain at two cents an acre) - http://goo.gl/Gz2kHh
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1867 (Age 24 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 26 years)

Note: The First Transcontinental Railroad was a 1,907-mile contiguous railroad line constructed between 1863 and 1869 across the western United States to connect the Pacific coast with the existing Eastern U.S. rail network - http://goo.gl/Xafdg5
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1878 (Age 35 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
Death December 9, 1896 (Age 54 years)

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: about 1841Reisen (Rydzyna), Lissa (Lezno), Posen, PREUSSEN
21 months
herself
Dorothea Rauhut
Birth: October 9, 1842 25 21Dambitsch (Dabecz- Dambecz- Dambsch- Dem, Lissa (Lezno), Posen
Death: December 9, 1896
Mother’s family with Augustinus Thomas - View this family
step-father
mother
half-sister
12 years
half-sister
half-sister

  1. Generation 1
    1. Dorothea Rauhut, daughter of Augustus Thomas Rauhut and Catharina Nerlich, was born on October 9, 1842 in Dambitsch (Dabecz- Dambecz- Dambsch- Dem, Lissa (Lezno), Posen and died on December 9, 1896 at the age of 54.